Come to the Library on between 9 am and 12 noon on Monday, Oct. 12, for a free The Walking Dead Psychology book signing given by author Patrick O'Connor, a COD alum and adjunct professor.
About the book:
The characters of The Walking Dead live in a desolate post-apocalyptic world, filled with relentless violence and death. In reality, how would such never-ending trauma affect the psyche? By understanding the psychological forces that drive the series' action, fans can better grasp this compelling fictional universe. In 19 chapters from a range of esteemed contributors, this book addresses these and many other questions in a way sure to fascinate the millions of passionate readers and viewers.
Dr. Patrick O’Connor is a College of DuPage alum and adjunct professor of psychology at COD. In addition to writing on geek culture and psychology, he also frequently presents at major conventions, including San Diego Comic-Con, WonderCon, C2E2, Chicago Comic Con, PAX East, and more.
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